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Associate Director (Rural) - Guildford, Surrey

  • Location South East England
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Hybrid Working
  • Ref 14308
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Associate Director (Rural) Job in Guildford, Surrey

Associate Director or Senior Associate Director job available, for a leading rural land management consultancy in Guildford, Surrey. The role will be working with a number of clients in relation to their rural estates, offering advice on both long and short-term estate management and rural professional matters. Offering a salary of up to £45,000 (Negotiable) + On Target Bonus of £3k-10k + £5.5k-£6.5k Car Allowance + Hybrid Working + 27 days Holiday.

With 60 offices nationwide, they have a long-standing reputation in the residential and commercial sectors, offering a multitude of services including lettings, property management, land, development, surveying and agency. To be considered you must be chartered MRICS with experience in rural estate management.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Undertake day-to-day client management with rural estate owners, tenants, and occupiers
  • Managing landlord and tenant relationships for agricultural, commercial, and residential properties
  • Manage financial matters, provide reporting on budgeting, performance
  • Project management of development projects for clients
  • Manage/Coordinate estate employees where required
  • Advise on and manage general rural professional matters
  • Advice client in relation to valuation and long-term and short-term estate management strategy
  • Provide concise, practical and reasoned advice to Clients at all times.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Educated to Degree Level with a RICS accredited degree
  • 5+ Years experience within rural consultancy
  • Excellent networking skills
  • UK Driving Licence and own car
  • Ideally a Fellow of the CAAV
  • Experience in rural planning and development would be ideal
  • Experience in rural estate project management would be advantageous
  • RICS Registered Valuer preferred.

What you get back

  • Salary of up to £45,000 (Negotiable)
  • Car Allowance £5.5k – £6.5k
  • On Target Bonus £3k-£10k
  • Share Incentive Plan
  • 27 days holiday + Bank Holidays (option to purchase 5 additional days)
  • Hybrid Working
  • Life assurance at 8x basic salary
  • Private GP service
  • Season Travel Loan Ticket.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Associate Director job in Guildford, Surrey – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Michael Hoad Job Ref: 14308) #LI-MH1 #LI-Hybrid

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